God’s timing is perfect—never early, never late, but always on time. This family’s adoption journey shows how true this is, as God provided them with the provision, right timing, and guidance.
In their words…
From the beginning of our marriage, we entertained the idea of adopting. We’ve always had it in our hearts. We decided to have a biological child first and were blessed with our lovely daughter, Zoey.
However, soon after we adjusted to parenting, we were once again pulled toward adoption. We were anxious to get started but also anxious about the process. We began praying together over it and immediately we felt God’s peace pushing us to move forward with our adoption journey.
After discussing it with our agency, we felt led toward South Korea. Soon we were matched with the most beautiful little boy. We were so excited to bring him home.
But the fees and travel became much more than our savings, and we began to go into an uncomfortable amount of debt.
The grant we were able to receive from Lifesong was an unbelievable blessing and it came exactly in God’s perfect timing.
Lifesong gave us hope at a scary time as we were going into more debt than we’d ever been in.
We were able to get our son home just a couple of months before COVID shut everything down and would’ve made it nearly impossible to bring Tayson home. Lifesong was such a blessing to us financially, allowing us to bring home our son without delay before COVID made travel difficult.
We are so grateful to Lifesong and to God’s timing for allowing us to have the most wonderful blessing added to our family.
Hope and Comfort
The hope and comfort of knowing wonderful people and organizations also cared about getting Tayson home helped give us what we needed to move forward. We have since paid off all debt and we are so glad that we moved forward with it regardless of the difficult financial situation at the time.
God’s hand was in the entire process. We felt it then and we can especially see it now looking back. Everything from the perfect timing to the personality of our sweet boy. Our daughter was always very sensitive and cautious, and our little boy has been a ball of fun-loving energy from the day he came home. He has been so good for her and us. He has brought so much life, love, and bugs into our home and we truly can’t imagine life without him!
Tayson was once an orphan and is now a son and brother! Through him, God added so much life and love to the Acheson family. Thank you for supporting adoption—your support is what helps brings families like this together!
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